Thomas T. Taber Museum, Williamsport

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Art Museum · Hidden Gem · History Museum
The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society chronicles the history of our region from American Indian occupation through 20th century industry and life.

Exhibits include an American Indian gallery, a Fine and Decorative Arts gallery, 19th century period rooms, and the Shempp Model Train exhibit, featuring over 300 toy trains.

Explore the history of north central Pennsylvania through exhibits, galleries and period rooms. Our exhibits include an art gallery, an American Indian gallery, the history of the lumber industry, the Shempp Model Train exhibit, and more.


Tuesday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday (May - October), 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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  • Went up there for the vintage motorcycle display. That was OK, just a few motorcycles. Now, the train display downstairs was worth the trip. If you have any interest in trains don't miss this...  more »
  • We went to see an exhibit of vintage motorcycles and were pleased to discover a wonderful museum of local history. The displays are nicely laid out and really give the visitor an appreciation for a...  more »
  • I have been here several times. I've also attended a workshop here as well. I brought my little brother here as a treat & he was thrilled to see all the trains. It's a great little museum! Not to overwhelming for young ones. I hope to visit again soon!
  • Very clean and each setting/prop has great history of the era's of the surrounding areas. Thankful that it is a place to go see local history. Recommended to all

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